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Carolina Iced Tea Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the Carolina Iced Tea, a cocktail that promises to tantalize your taste buds and elevate your mixology experience. Whether you’re a cocktail enthusiast or a curious beginner who likes Southern Comfort, Spiced Rum, Peach Schnapps, Vodka, or Iced Tea, this drink might impress.

Table of contents:

  1. Description
  2. Ingredients
  3. Instructions
  4. Nutrition
  5. Shopping list
  6. Related Cocktails
  7. FAQ
  8. Conclusion

Carolina Iced Tea Cocktail Description

The Carolina Iced Tea falls under the Cocktail and Alcoholic categories, making it a perfect choice for those who appreciate a drink with character. Served in Highball glass, this drink tastes exquisite and presents itself visually appealing.

Indulge in the Carolina Iced Tea, where each of the 5 ingredients, including Southern Comfort, Spiced rum, Peach schnapps, Vodka, Iced tea, plays a crucial role in creating an unforgettable experience. This cocktail is a testament to the fusion of tradition and innovation. For similar adventures in taste, try Giraffe, Bruised Heart, Lawn Boy.

Carolina Iced Tea Ingredients

A great cocktail starts with the right ingredients. For the Carolina Iced Tea, you will need the following:

US Metric
  • 1 1/2 oz Southern Comfort
  • 1 oz Spiced rum (Captain Morgan’s)
  • 1 oz Peach schnapps
  • 1/2 oz Vodka (or more to taste)
  • 4-6 oz sweet Iced tea
  • 1.63 dl Southern Comfort
  • 30 ml Spiced rum (Captain Morgan’s)
  • 30 ml Peach schnapps
  • 15 ml Vodka (or more to taste)
  • 4-1.77 dl sweet Iced tea

Each component in this cocktail plays a vital role in creating the unique flavor profile of this drink.

How to Make a Carolina Iced Tea Cocktail

Preparation time: 3
Total time: 8

Creating the Carolina Iced Tea cocktail is an art in itself. Follow these steps for the perfect outcome:

To craft this exquisite cocktail, begin by gently stirring the following ingredients: 1 1/2 oz Southern Comfort, 1 oz Spiced rum (Captain Morgan’s), 1 oz Peach schnapps, 1/2 oz Vodka (or more to taste), 4-6 oz sweet Iced tea. Once blended to perfection, pour into the highball glass and enjoy. The process is as enjoyable as savoring the drink itself.

Nutrition Facts for the Carolina Iced Tea Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
500.0 0.0 125.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for Carolina Iced Tea are only approximate values, as for each raw material, the manufacturers use different ingredients to make their products. A general value has been used based on the ingredients (which may be substituted) to calculate the nutrition results in this recipe. The values shown are per serving.

Shopping List for the Carolina Iced Tea Cocktail

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Southern Comfort, Spiced Rum, Peach Schnapps, Vodka, and Iced Tea.

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, Carolina Iced Tea.

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the Carolina Iced Tea cocktail are also found in many other drinks. This list shows how many times each ingredient is used in the recipes and what proportion of each ingredient is used in the cocktail descriptions on our Cocktails recipe & Drinks site.

Used Ingredient Applied % of Total Cocktails
Southern Comfort 286 times 1.75%
Spiced Rum 189 times 1.16%
Peach Schnapps 784 times 4.79%
Vodka 3051 times 18.66%
Iced Tea 53 times 0.32%

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Carolina Iced Tea FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the Carolina Iced Tea Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect Carolina Iced Tea.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the Carolina Iced Tea?
  • A: The ingredients include Southern Comfort, Spiced Rum, Peach Schnapps, Vodka, and Iced Tea, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the Carolina Iced Tea cocktail?
  • A: In our experience, Highball glass is the best match for this drink. This glassware appears 940 times in our mixing recipes, resulting in 5.75% of the cocktailing instructions.


The Carolina Iced Tea cocktail is more than just a drink; it’s a sensory journey. From its intricate blend of flavors to its elegant presentation, this cocktail is a testament to the art of mixology. Whether you’re hosting a party or enjoying a quiet evening, the Carolina Iced Tea is the perfect addition to any occasion.